Each member of our Midwest team plays an important role in our partnership to create a safe, comfortable environment for patient care; an environment that inspires trust and confidence. We collaborate with our customer to deliver smarter solutions and improved clinical outcomes. Our team members work to express our core values of building trusted relationships, quality, specialized knowledge, and innovation.
Midwest provides laundry and linen management services to hospitals, ambulatory care and long-term care centers, and other healthcare facilities. Built in 2007, our Des Moines facility was a green-field construction project designed to process 30 million annual pounds of hospital laundry. We provide a comprehensive range of general linens and textiles, including management and distribution services to the largest acute care hospitals, smaller medical clinics, and other commercial accounts. Midwest operates in partnership with Omaha-based Ameritex Services. With aligned values, together we are working to build on each other’s successes and experience to form a strong, united service program for our customers Midwest launders and processes linens and textiles using the most environmentally friendly practices available to the industry. Our investments in environmental stewardship have helped reduce the use of fresh water used in the laundry process by 65%. We are passionately committed to delivering Smarter Linen Solutions!
Accreditations and certifications
Our Midwest healthcare linen processing facility in Des Moines maintains the industry’s leading Accreditations and Certifications.
Leading infection control practices
We follow the guidelines set by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and our processes have been reviewed and accredited by the Healthcare Laundry Accreditation Council (HLAC). This means all biological contaminants (bioburdens) have effectively been removed and all hygienically clean linens can be used with confidence without fear or risk of being a source of contamination.
We are continuing to grow and expand our service footprint, providing Smarter Linen Solutions to hospitals and health systems across the midwestern region.